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  • EC commissioner calls for copyright shakeup

    European laws governing the digitisation of content such as books, movies and music need a major re-working in order to keep Europe relevant in the digital age, said the European Commissioner for the information society and telecoms Viviane Reding on Thursday.

  • Intel to appeal European anticompetitiveness fine

    Intel intends to appeal the European Commission's 1.06 billion Euro (NZ$2.43 billion) fine for anticompetitive behaviour in the chip market, with CEO Paul Otellini arguing that the EC "ignored or disregarded" evidence "refuting" its judgment.

  • EC reins in Polish telco authority

    The European Commission has ordered Poland’s national telco regulator, Urzad Regulacji Elektronicznej (UKE), to withdraw plans to regulate Poland’s domestic retail market for services such as internet access.